What's the right strategy for branded apps in a crowded marketplace?

For existing brands, having an app just for the sake of it could be a bad move. But, with the right engagement and pricing strategy, apps can still make sense for brands, according to new research.   The thinking around apps has evolved over...
11/20/2017

Why Gucci is still investing in its mobile app

As the mobile apps of other fashion brands either disappear from the app store or collect dust, Gucci is making the effort to send shoppers in the holiday spirit to its branded app. On Tuesday, Gucci added new features to its mobile app to celebrate...
11/20/2017

This $150 mask beat Face ID on the iPhone X

Vietnamese cybersecurity firm Bkav claims it's been able to bypass the iPhone X's Face ID feature using a mask. The mask is made to trick Apple's depth mapping and the result is a kind of creepy hybrid monster head with realistic cutouts for...
11/20/2017

Everything Mobile Product Design & Development

Stay up to date with the latest mobile app and website development, design, and strategy news and trends shared by our team of mobile experts at Fuzz.
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11/20/2017

Call to ban sale of IoT toys with proven security flaws

Ahead of 2017’s present buying season, UK consumer rights group Which? has warned parents →
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11/16/2017

2017 Internet Of Things (IoT) Intelligence Update

Manufacturing, Consulting, Business Services and Distribution & Logistics are the top four industries →
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11/16/2017

Tech Products Should Cater to the Bleeding Edge Cases

Are you a “Kelly,” the 37-year-old minivan mom from the Minneapolis suburbs? Or maybe you’re →
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11/16/2017

iPhone X ‘notch remover’ now available in App Store

If you have a burning hatred of the so-called 'notch' on your new iPhone X then boy do I have →
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11/15/2017

User experience design: 4 tips from Apple’s Willy Lai

We recently caught up with Willy Lai, a recent Apple user experience design director based in Silicon →
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11/15/2017

Why Tech Founders Need Lean Planning

Today’s tech founders are used to moving quickly, which is partly why the traditional business →
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11/15/2017

Nested Symbols & Auto-Updating Styleguides

Let me present the smartest template and your future starting point for every User Interfaces in Sketch. →
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11/15/2017

70% Of Enterprises Invest In IoT To Improve Customer Experiences

Improving customer experiences (70%) and safety (56%) are the two areas enterprises are using data →
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11/15/2017

Tech stocks once again look unstoppable

Tech stocks have been an invaluable part of broader stock market strength in 2017, returning more →
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11/13/2017

Google is launching an AR and VR object library called Poly

Google is opening a new platform called Poly where people can find and distribute virtual and →
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11/13/2017

Engineering IoT data to be agile, smart and valuable

As more industries explore the boundless business opportunities inherent in IoT connectivity, new use →
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11/13/2017

Mysterious ‘green line of death’ appears on some iPhone X displays

It wouldn’t be the launch of a first-generation Apple product without a few hiccups — who →
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11/13/2017

Color, psychology and design

Color is a beautiful thing that creates different emotions in humans. We see things and differentiate →
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10/31/2017

UI Design for iPhone X: Top Elements and the Notch

UI Design for iPhone X: Top Elements and the Notch In the same spirit as the first post (UI Design →
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10/31/2017

Study: Clean Design Really Is Better

You’re looking for rental cars, concert tickets, or shoes online. On some websites, you stick around →
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10/31/2017

Slack CEO: How We’ll Use AI to Reduce Information Overload

More than six million people use Slack every day as a hub and platform for communicating and →
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10/31/2017

Draggable

Draggable is a modular drag & drop library, allowing you to start small and build up with the features →
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10/27/2017

All the Greatest Gadgets Announced at Google’s Big Show

GOOGLE HAS BIG dreams for the future. “In an AI first world, computers should adapt to help →
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10/27/2017

Neil Cybart on Twitter

iOS 11 adoption at 39% after two weeks. Adoption pace is even accelerating as time goes on. Incredible →
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10/27/2017

This AR app solves Sudoku puzzles using your iPhone’s camera

Now that iOS 11 is available to download, there are plenty of new AR apps to explore, including →
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10/23/2017

Apple acquires AI tech that seeks to understand your photos

At WWDC this year, Apple announced that iOS11 would have a new and improved Photos app, →
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10/23/2017

Download this: Ikea is using augmented reality to make furniture shopping suck less

Apple dropped iOS 11 this week and, in addition to a load of new features, the update brings →
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10/18/2017

Rise OF IoT - Internet of things

If you had not known, the term “Internet of Things” is about 19 years old, but the idea of →
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10/18/2017

ANDROID OREO REVIEW: IT’S WHAT’S INSIDE THAT COUNTS

Every year, each review of the new version of Android has to come with a bunch of caveats — and →
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10/17/2017

DON'T RELY ON AN UNLOCK PATTERN TO SECURE YOUR ANDROID PHONE

SMARTPHONES TODAY COMPETE over which can best secure your secrets. They encrypt your data, store →
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10/17/2017

Android or Apple — Who should you develop for first?

Developing an application can be a daunting task, but launching it shouldn’t be. There’s →
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10/17/2017

Apple iOS 11 Has 25 Great Secret Features

It’s the big one, Apple AAPL +0.42% iOS 11 is here (upgrade guide). Following →
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10/12/2017

The iPhone X is taking away all the attention from the iPhone 8's release

Apple had a coming-out party for the iPhone 8 this morning, but barely anyone showed up.   The →
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10/12/2017

How is ARCore better than ARKit?

Isn’t ARCore just Tango-lite? One developer I spoke to jokingly said “I just looked at →
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10/12/2017

NOT HAPPY WITH THE LATEST? HERE’S HOW TO DOWNGRADE FROM IOS 11 TO IOS 10

So, how do you do it? How can you go back to a previous version of iOS? The process isn’t very →
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10/10/2017

Quickly Disable Touch ID on Your iPhone in iOS 11 for Extra Security

In the US, law enforcement can make you unlock your smartphone with a fingerprint, but they can't →
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10/10/2017

Designing an Engaging Experience

Apps can use Apple's augmented reality (AR) technology, ARKit, to deliver immersive, engaging experiences →
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10/10/2017

For the love of God, please tell me what your company does

Meltwater is a company with a simple product: A database of media contacts. These contacts are otherwise →
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10/04/2017

Finding a Voice for Design in Voice UIs

Of the major technological shifts that designers are all constantly being told we need to prepare for, →
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10/04/2017

Amazon Alexa now responds to certain questions with skills that can help you when Alexa can’t

Amazon is making it easier for Echo and Alexa-powered device owners to find voice apps that extend the →
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10/02/2017

How to present design decisions (Framework)

Designers explain design decisions every day. Sometimes a presentation can decline into a fruitless pattern →
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10/02/2017

Why Facebook Like buttons account for 16% of an average website’s code

According to data collected by BuiltWith.com, 6% of the top 10,000 most high-traffic sites load →
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10/02/2017

Flat UI Elements Attract Less Attention and Cause Uncertainty

Summary: Flat interfaces often use weak signifiers. In an eyetracking experiment comparing different →
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09/19/2017

RIP to these products

Commemorating the most memorable products that have gone away   And finding some alternatives →
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09/19/2017

DISABLED BUTTONS SUCK

Showing buttons as disabled until a form is complete might seem like a good idea. It is not. They usually →
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09/18/2017

Probably, your first useful Touch Bar app

Working with other companies, we always dreamed of devoting some of our time to the realisation of our →
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09/18/2017

Google To Pay Apple As Much As $3B To Be The Default Search Engine

Google has long been a default search on Apple’s iPhone, and in order to keep that from changing, →
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09/18/2017

How we designed Foursquare Swarm 5.0

In this post, the product design team at Foursquare shares their process for the slicked-up Swarm 5.0 →
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09/18/2017

Amazon opens up access to developer tools for adding Alexa to commercial products

Amazon wants to make its virtual assistant Alexa available on more devices, instead of just its own hardware. →
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09/12/2017

Why is ARKit better than the alternatives?

Apple’s announcement of ARKit at the recent WWDC has had a huge impact on the Augmented Reality →
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09/12/2017

Evolving the Facebook News Feed to Serve You Better

Starting late last year, we set out to explore how we could make News Feed more readable, conversational, →
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09/12/2017

Google is rolling out the tabbed Google app interface to more users

It's been a long road, getting from there to here. Google announced at the end of 2016 that it would →
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09/12/2017

Accuratizing Software Estimation

One of the most difficult things for modern software companies to deal with, besides cleaning up after →
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09/07/2017

Launch Lessons: How Tinder, Reddit, Airbnb, Etsy and Uber got their first users

This summer, I’ve been working on getting pre-launch buzz for a real estate startup called Suuty. →
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09/07/2017

The Best Music to Develop Websites to (What the Science Says)

Coffee is always awesome for getting going in the morning. A good night’s rest will ensure you →
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09/05/2017

Asking non-leading questions in user interviews

Question design for user interviews is an art. We interview users because want to gain insights →
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09/05/2017

Starbucks Will Soon Use This New Artificial Intelligence to Tempt You Into Buying More Coffee

If you always have a caramel macchiato on Mondays, but Tuesdays call for the straight stuff, a double →
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09/05/2017

Another Lens

A research tool for conscientious creatives How can you design for everyone without understanding →
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08/15/2017

Introducing Freehand A whole new way to collaborate creatively

Freehand is an entirely new way to creatively collaborate in InVision. Wireframing, planning, design →
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08/15/2017

“As a user” needs to stop.

This is great in theory, but writing good user stories is harder than it sounds. I’ve seen well-meaning →
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08/14/2017

Homepage Links Remain a Necessity

A site logo linking to the homepage is not enough. Logo design and placement, as well as the presence →
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08/14/2017

Are Notifications A Dark Pattern?

Have you ever had a nightmare where you were literally drowning in little red notification badges? I →
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08/14/2017

The State Of The Mobile Customer Experience

The June 2017 research study from UserTesting on the retail mobile customer experience found that consumers →
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08/02/2017

NYC App Leader

Fuzz ranked amongst the top five mobile app developers featured on Clutch’s New York App Developers →
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08/02/2017

Ignoring User Feedback

There’s no avoiding the fact that we live in a hyperopinionated world where every consumer is a →
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08/02/2017

Fuzz Rides the Wave

It’s official! The Forrester Wave™: B2C Mobile Services Providers, Q4 2016 has been published, →
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08/02/2017

IoT Sensors Enable Faster Flood Alerts

As Tropical Storm Emily moved through Florida early this week, residents relied on alerts from local →
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08/02/2017

Three Square Market To Implant RFID Chips In Employees

Three Square Market (32M) announced news on Monday (July 24) that it is offering the ability for its →
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08/02/2017

Merge Cube augmented reality toy debuts at Walmart

The Merge Cube is a holographic toy that allows users to physically hold and interact with 3D objects →
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07/31/2017

We asked 20,000 people who they are and how they’re learning to code

More than 20,000 people responded to our 2017 New Coder Survey, granting researchers an unprecedented →
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07/31/2017

Which Projects Need React? All Of Them!

When does a project need React? That’s the question Chris Coyier addressed in a recent blog post. →
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07/31/2017

Even the world’s largest bitcoin exchange couldn’t handle this week’s cryptocurrency boom

For those operating a bitcoin exchange — where people can buy cryptocoins — you’d →
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07/31/2017

Google’s blob emoji are great and no one will convince me otherwise

A ton of things happened at Google I/O, but somehow the biggest news from last week was never even mentioned →
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07/31/2017

Here’s how you can make a 360 VR app in 10 minutes with Unity

Virtual Reality (VR) is exciting. It’s also the New Frontier of app development. VR is poised →
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07/31/2017

Designing for VR | A Beginners Guide

The VR age is rapidly approaching. When the world’s largest tech companies (Google, Facebook, →
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07/31/2017

Make Your App Instant

A week ago Google officially announced the release of Android Instant Apps and opened the API to all →
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07/31/2017

Fluid Responsive Typography With CSS Poly Fluid Sizing

Fluid layouts have been a normal part of front-end development for years. The idea of fluid typography, →
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07/31/2017

Best Practices for Horizontal Lists in Mobile

Many Android and iOS apps have horizontal scrolling lists. Maybe it’s also combined inside a vertical →
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07/31/2017

Apple Is Manufacturing a Siri Speaker to Outdo Google and Amazon

Apple Inc. is already in your pocket, on your desk and underneath your television. Soon, a device embossed →
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07/31/2017

Best Books for Mobile First Design

While I have covered mobile UX with a general resource list in the past, I’ve returned to this →
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07/31/2017

How Airbnb Democratizes Data Science With Data University

Data is essential to us at Airbnb. We characterize data as the voice of our users at scale. Thus, data →
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07/27/2017

All The UX Prototyping Tools Ever

There are too many prototyping tools. There, I said it. You may have seen articles comparing multiple →
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07/27/2017

Storyframes before wireframes

Browsing a well-crafted interface is like reading a great story. As designers, why are we not incorporating →
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07/27/2017

Product Design Exercises We Use At WeWork Interviews

Use these exercises to practice your product-thinking skills and learn how we test our design candidates. The →
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07/17/2017

Product Design Playbook

At the time I’m writing this post, I’ve been a full-time product designer for ~3 years, though →
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07/17/2017

Google’s 3 Secrets To Designing Perfect Conversations

We’ve all been frustrated when talking to a computer. Maybe it can’t understand what you’re →
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07/17/2017

VOLVO’S ELECTRIC CAR PLAN ISN’T AS BOLD OR CRAZY AS IT SEEMS

ON TUESDAY, VOLVO took the world on a short journey to the future. Starting in 2019, every new model →
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07/17/2017

Study: Amazon reaches 85 million Prime members in the U.S.

Amazon continues to add more Prime members who end up spending more with the site, on average, than regular →
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07/17/2017

A guide to developing bot personalities

Conversational interfaces have reduced user experience down to a few lines of text. With bots, UX becomes →
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07/17/2017

Amazon’s Alexa passes 15,000 skills, up from 10,000 in February

Amazon’s Alexa voice platform has now passed 15,000 skills — the voice-powered apps that →
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07/17/2017

Exclusive: this is the Essential Phone

The Essential Phone, brought to us by the person who created Android, is finally ready for the spotlight. →
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07/17/2017

Katy Perry’s AI

Hi! I'm Katy Perry's official bot. Whoa... I'm on BotList now. I would totally tell you a →
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07/17/2017

Space, Time and Groceries

At Instacart, we deliver a lot of groceries. By the end of next year, 80% of American →
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07/14/2017

Five Advantages of Serverless Technology

From huge latency improvements to only paying for what you use, here’s why serverless architecture →
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07/14/2017

Implementing a slider well

A slider is a simple user interface control where you adjust some value by dragging a handle →
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07/14/2017

Understanding User-Types in B2B Service Design

This article explores different user-types in B2B Service Design. It will give you an overview of who →